Bill Mew

Bill Mew, Cloud Strategist for UKCloud, Bill is a top global influencer on a range of technology issues from Privacy (GDPR) and Cloud, to OpenStack and Govtech.
DATA SOVEREIGNTY

Data Sovereignty: the ONLY truly safe path to avoid Privacy Shield turmoil

By Bill Mew | August 30, 2018

DATA SOVEREIGNTY India is following Russia and others in imposing data sovereignty restrictions that specify that data must remain in country. Meanwhile the European Parliament has called for the suspension of Privacy Shield from 1st September. How should ethical, customer-centric

Cloudflare architecture and how BPF eats the world

Cloudflare architecture and how BPF eats the world

Recently at Netdev 0x13, the Conference on Linux Networking in Prague, I gave a short talk titled "Linux at Cloudflare" ...
Slack patches vulnerability in Windows client that could be used to hijack files

Slack patches vulnerability in Windows client that could be used to hijack files

On May 17, researchers at Tenable revealed that they had discovered a vulnerability in the Windows version of the desktop ...
GDPR – One Year On

GDPR – One Year On

May 25 marks the first anniversary since the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force. After a ...
Digital Acceleration Is At Cross Roads – Modernize Everything Or Die

Digital Acceleration Is At Cross Roads – Modernize Everything Or Die

Have you experienced or heard of anything similar to these anecdotes? “Tesla can’t figure out how to manage its glass ...
The ongoing Huawei saga, explained in brief

The ongoing Huawei saga, explained in brief

Here’s a rundown of all the major news in the past week If you’re feeling bewildered trying to keep up ...